In the Gründungsgarage (Foundation Garage) all work together: students and researcher who bring along precise innovative business ideas and take the next step in the direction of their realization are accompanied by mentors with practical experience and work one semester in interdisciplinary teams on the further development of their own business models.

The Gründungsgarage addresses students and researchers of all fields of study and universities. In order to be able to support them intensively the number of teams is limited. Each semester a maximum of 10 ideas will be handled in the Gründungsgarage.

What does the Gründungsgarage offer?

  • 1 semester (2 semester hours / 2 ECTS)
  • 2 universities
  • 10 business ideas
  • 25+ mentors from the industry
  • 25,000+ € worth of consulting, coaching, workshops and mentoring


Apply now!
Deadline for the application for the Gründungsgarage Volume X is Friday, March 9th, 2018 at 12:00.
Are you neither enrolled at the Graz University of Technology nor at the University of Graz? No problem – just register as a co-registered student at one of the universities!
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Further information on the Gründungsgarage and application: http://www.grü

Within the framework of the Knowledge Transfer Centre South (WTZ Süd) this course will be held by the Department of Corporate Leadership and Entrepreneurship at the University of Graz and the Institute of Institute of General Management and Organization of the Graz University of Technology.


written by : University of Graz, RT
on: 01/18/2018